Most states require secondary students to pass standardized assessments in English language arts and math. Teachers are instrumental in their students’ success in standardized testing situations. It is the responsibility of teachers to properly prepare students and the testing environment before tests are administered. The purpose of this assignment is to analyze standardized testing to improve student performance and confidence.
Research Massachusetts state standardized assessment for secondary students. Write an essay for new teachers explaining required assessments in your state, including the following:
• Describe the universal testing conditions required or allowed.